AP sources: Navy SEALs raid Somali town

WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. official tells The Associated Press that Navy SEALs have raided a Somali coastal town looking for an al-Qaida suspe…

Longview firefighters put out this fire at a home in the 2700 block of Maplewood Drive, Oct. 5, 2013 (Longview FD)

19 firefighters douse Longview blaze

A Longview home suffered more than $20,000 damage when a fire started in a workshop area and spread to the attic Saturday morning.

No one was hurt when a driver lost control, hit a house and ruptured a gas meter in Portland, Oct. 5, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Car hits gas meter, homes evacuated

The driver of a car lost control and crashed through a fence, hit a house and ruptured a gas main in the 1500 block of SE 41st Avenue Saturd…

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2 eateries robbed by man with shotgun

Two armed robberies within an hour of each other with similar methods and suspect description are believed by Portland police to be connecte…

92-year-old dies in fruit stand crash

One person died and five others were injured when three vehicles collided in Marion County Saturday afternoon. Deputies said a 3-month-old d…

Beaverton students wore purple to honor the 2012 Homecoming Queen, Maddie Lauer, who died. Oct. 4, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Beaverton wears purple for queen

At homecoming this year, the Beaverton students did not don the school colors of black and orange. Instead, the student body wore purple, Ma…

Government shutdown stops timber sales

The U.S. Forest Service is shutting down timber sales on national forests across the country due to the partial shutdown of the federal gove…

FILE - The Interstate 5 bridge spanning the Columbia River between Oregon and Washington states. Undated photo. (Bill Cortez/KOIN 6 News)

Next on OR agenda: Columbia River bridge

Proponents of building a new Interstate 5 bridge over the Columbia River are still pushing for another special session to get that project g…

Bob Dickes of the Oregon Health Co-Op, Oct. 4, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Oregon Health Co-op throws launch party

The live bands and people doing yoga in Pioneer Courthouse Square on Friday were part of a launch party for the Affordable Health Care Act a…

Portland Mayor Charlie Hales, Oct. 4, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Hales open to alternative R2DToo spot

After a lengthy public hearing about relocating the Right 2 Dream Too camp to a spot under the Broadway Bridge, Mayor Charlie Hales said he’…

A First Student school bus, Oct. 4, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Company suspends ‘dozing’ bus driver

The school bus driver who apparently fell asleep at the wheel Wednesday is not driving a bus pending the outcome of the internal investigati…

Portland Public Schools hired more than 25 goats to eat weeds near their headquarters, Oct. 4, 2013 (KOIN 6 News

Goats solve blackberry problem at PPS

More than 25 goats arrived at the Portland Public Schools headquarters on Thursday afternoon to do what they do best: graze on a patch of we…